Enterprise Infrastructure Management

  • December 14, 2006 14 Dec'06

    Microsoft, HP integrate services strategy

    Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard take togetherness up a notch with their latest messaging-business intelligence deal.

  • December 12, 2006 12 Dec'06

    Windows shops weighing Service Desk as an option

    IT managers' interest is piqued by Microsoft's foray into the help desk space, but many high-end and low-end software players are already entrenched in IT organizations.

  • December 11, 2006 11 Dec'06

    IDC predicts 'disruption' in 2007

    Analysts offer their forecasts on what IT managers can expect in the new year.

  • December 04, 2006 04 Dec'06

    IT managers begin migration to 64-bit servers

    Upgraded apps like Exchange Server 2007 will require 64-bit technology, and IT shops are starting to make the move.

  • November 16, 2006 16 Nov'06

    The business case for Microsoft Windows Vista

    There are many factors for IT managers to consider before making the migration to Windows Vista. In part one of this series, expert Bernie Klinder discusses some of the operating system's major improvements.

  • November 03, 2006 03 Nov'06

    IT admins search for beef in Microsoft-Novell pact

    Is the alliance between Microsoft and Novell just another Kumbaya moment between vendors, or will there be some serious benefits for multi-vendor IT shops?

  • November 01, 2006 01 Nov'06

    After shaky beta, new MOM moves to RC1

    System Center Operations Manager 2007, Microsoft's next-generation server manager, advances to RC1 despite some concerns from users.

  • November 01, 2006 01 Nov'06

    New ITMU update expected to boost scan performance

    The latest version promises to deliver speedier scans to IT admin who use this file for offline security update detection.

  • October 24, 2006 24 Oct'06

    Exchange Server 2007 will propel iSCSI market

    Analysts expect a 75.8% increase in iSCSI revenue between 2005 and 2010, thanks in part to Exchange Server.

  • October 18, 2006 18 Oct'06

    IT execs seeing financial accountability in a new light

    CIOs who report only IT's "burn rate" and not the "earn rate" are just asking for their budgets to be cut. Gartner advises CIOs to frame the discussion in a new way: Yield.

  • October 18, 2006 18 Oct'06

    Bluetooth flaw affects Dell, others

    Attackers could exploit a flaw in the Toshiba Bluetooth wireless device driver to cause a denial of service or launch malicious code on victims' machines.

  • October 16, 2006 16 Oct'06

    Heat from vendors forces changes to Vista security

    To accommodate third-party security vendors and appease antitrust regulators in Europe, Microsoft will make some final tweaks to Windows Vista.

  • October 04, 2006 04 Oct'06

    When beta doesn't mean beta

    Software betas were once treated as unfinished products that needed to be used in test situations, but now they're marketed as ready for technical prime time, which can cause big problems in your operations.

  • October 03, 2006 03 Oct'06

    Refreshed help file released for Exchange 2007

    The Exchange Server 2007 help file aids users in their daily administration of the enterprise messaging product.

  • October 02, 2006 02 Oct'06

    IT must keep close eye on growing SaaS

    Software as a service is on the rise. And, it makes sense for IT administrators to know which applications are entering their lines of business because, more than ever, they are likely to involve IT.